Director of Purchasing

  • Company: City of Tampa, Florida
  • Location: Tampa, Florida 33602 United States of America
  • Salary: $116,292 to $182,457
  • Date Posted: January 25, 2023
  • Closing Date: February 20, 2023


City of Tampa, Florida Director of Purchasing Annual salary range: $116,292 to $182,457 Final filing date: Monday, February 20, 2023. It’s a great day to be in Tampa Bay! Make your next career move as the City of Tampa’s next Director of Purchasing! As the new Director, you will lead the Purchasing Department in the acquisition of over $425 million annually in centralized procurements in one of the nation’s largest metropolitan areas. We serve a variety of diverse business sectors to provide economical and sustainable services to our residents. The ideal candidate will have an extensive background in public procurement, especially in a large and complex government organization. Expertise in disadvantaged, women, or minority-owned business enterprise programs is critical to the success of this position and the department.


The Director will be a strong communicator capable of clearly explaining technical requirements to staff, the public, and elected officials. A sense of decorum and political prowess is important in this role. As a strategic thinker, the Director will be critical in defining new policies and procedures to adapt the Department to regulatory, legislative, or auditing requirements.

Application Process

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For more information contact: Andrew Nelson CPS HR Consulting (916) 471-3329

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Contact Info

Name: Andrew Nelson
Phone: (916) 471-3329
Closing Date: February 20, 2023